McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts

Experience a Horizon-Expanding Education

No matter your academic ambitions, you'll discover new possibilities at Duquesne. Make meaningful connections outside your chosen major and career path that will have a lasting impact. Inspired by Pittsburgh's iconic 446 bridges, our Bridges curriculum encourages you to think beyond disciplinary viewpoints and what's familiar.

Together, we'll help you discover what you're good at and why that's good for the world. We're ready with an education that's everything you need and more than you imagined. It's time for bigger goals.

Meet Current Liberal Arts Students

Choosing a college can be tough, and we hope you'll get to know us a little better as you make your final decision.


See Yourself at the Liberal Arts College

Get ahead of the pack. From the moment you step onto campus, take advantage of our award winning faculty who will walk alongside you as your boldest goals are realized.

Haven't declared a major just yet? Don't worry, you're not alone - many Liberal Arts students begin their freshman year as undeclared. Learn about one of our more than 30 undergraduate majors and minors.

Learning Together

Successfully transition into college life, both academically and socially, with support from the Liberal Arts learning communities. You will benefit from learning and living alongside peers who share your interests while working closely with faculty in small-group settings.

Get Prepared for Anything

As a graduate, you'll succeed in professional careers across diverse areas including non-profit, healthcare, government and politics, sports, education, law, religion and private industry. Make connections through meaningful networking opportunities, internships and careers at Duquesne.

Equity and Opportunity Begin at Home

As a Duke, you'll feel the strong connection within our community on the Bluff and beyond. Building a better Pittsburgh has been at the forefront of our mission since the beginning. By addressing systemic challenges in health, education, legal access and economic development, we're working alongside our neighbors to create a future everyone can succeed in.